Jerrel Jernigan

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Jerrel Jernigan
No. 12     New York Giants
Wide receiver / Return specialist
Personal information
Date of birth: (1989-06-14) June 14, 1989 (age 25)
Place of birth: Midway, Alabama
Height: 5 ft 8 in (1.73 m) Weight: 189 lb (86 kg)
Career information
High school: Eufaula (AL)
College: Troy
NFL Draft: 2011 / Round: 3 / Pick: 83
Debuted in 2011 for the New York Giants
Career history
Roster status: Active
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics as of Week 2, 2014
Receptions 38
Receiving Yards 391
Receiving TDs 2
Stats at

Jerrel Jernigan (born June 14, 1989) is an American football wide receiver for the New York Giants of the National Football League. He was drafted by the Giants in the third round of the 2011 NFL Draft. He played college football at Troy.

Professional career[edit]


He was considered one of the best wide receiver prospects for the 2011 NFL Draft. He was a starter all four years for the Trojans. Jernigan's body frame and playing style has been compared to the likes of DeSean Jackson and Steve Smith.[1]

New York Giants[edit]

Jernigan was drafted by the New York Giants 83rd overall in the 2011 NFL Draft.


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